Jurnal Keperawatan dan Kesehatan
Vol 5 No 2 (2014): Jurnal Keperawatan dan Kesehatan (JK2)

Comparison Of Murotal And Music Therapy Against People With Hypertension In Elderly At Parlors Tresna Wherdha Mulya Dharma Pontianak

Haryanto, Haryanto (Unknown)
Kardiatun, Tutur (Unknown)
Maulana, Andi (Unknown)

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Publish Date
28 May 2014


Background: The Elderly have high risk in hypertension, murrotal and music therapy have benefits to lower blood pressure in people with hypertension. Objective: This study aims to identified murrotal and music therapy in comparison to patients with hypertension in elderly at tresna wherdha mulyadharma Pontianak. Methods: This research used experimental pure design (Pure Experiment), a sample of 45 elderly people use the Systematic sampling and part into three groups, murrotal (intervention) therapy, music therapy (control +), non intervention (control-), the analysis used is one way anova test on systole with post hock bonferroni and krusskal wallis test and on diastole with post hock mann whitney test. Results: On the first day, there is no comparison of systole pressure using murrotal and music therapy against sufferers of hypertension on elderly p value = (0.177) > 0.05. Whereas, in the second and third day has comparison of systole pressure use murrotal therapy and music against sufferers of hypertension in the elderly (0.006, 0.001) < 0.05. On the first, second and thirdday has comparison of diastole blood pressure using music and murrotal therapy of patients with hypertension in elderly p value = (0000, 0.001, 0.001) < 0.05. Conclusion: Murrotal therapy and Music effectively was lower blood pressure in people with hypertension, but more effective murotal therapy in lowers blood pressure rather than music therapy.

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